What I’m hoping to see at Ignite 2018

As Microsoft Ignite 2018 nears, I am busy preparing my schedule for the week.  Part of that preparation is planning for discussions I would like to have with product group members, MVPs, and other peers.  I also have some other things that I either think (hope) will happen, or at least want to hear more about.  Without further ado, here are 5 things I’m either hoping for or looking forward to at Ignite this year: Continue reading

Preparing for Microsoft Ignite 2018

Microsoft Ignite 2018 is less than 30 days away!  Attending a conference the size of Ignite is more than just showing up and picking from a few sessions each day.  You need a game plan to make the most of the week so here are my pointers on what you should be doing NOW to prepare. Continue reading

How to Restore Deleted Files or Revert to Previous Versions When Using the Free Version of Microsoft Teams

In a previous blog post, we discussed how to restore a deleted file or previous version of a file using the fully licensed version of Microsoft Teams.  However, when using the free version the process is not exactly the same. You may notice that when looking through the options for your channel, the “Open in SharePoint Online” option does not exist. Continue reading

Restoring Deleted Files or Reverting to Previous Versions in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams has been a great tool for providing a better communication channel for our team. What happens, though, when someone deletes a file from a channel and you need to get it back? There is also a scenario where incorrect changes are made to a file and you need to restore a previous version. There isn’t currently a way to restore files or versions natively in the Teams app. Continue reading

Finding Members & Owners of an Office 365 Group or Microsoft Team

As Office 365 Groups and Microsoft Teams continues to explode in popularity, the ability to explore and control resources in large scale is becoming more apparent.  While there are some basic controls available, those specifically included in the Teams PowerShell Beta module leave a lot to be desired.  The Teams module currently only allows you to get information about Teams that you are actually in, thus very limited in the benefits to an administrator.

One of the tasks I have come across is the need to get a list of Teams, along with the members and owners of each.  Continue reading